This 1976 report includes discussions on the scope of the problem, prescription of x-ray studies, equipment, technic, dental radiography, and recommendations that are appropriate for guidance to Federal agencies. This report and its companion, "Background Report: Recommendations on Guidance for Diagnostic X-Ray Studies in Federal Health Care Facilities", have been superseded by Federal Guidance Report No. 14, "Radiation Protection Guidance for Diagnostic and Interventional X-Ray Procedures" .You may need Adobe Reader to view files on this page. See EPA’s About PDF page to learn more.
- Federal Guidance Report No. 9: Radiation Protection Guidance For Diagnostic X Rays (PDF)(41 pp, 3 MB, 520-4-76-019)